Recycled polyester fibre brand launched

Global chemical producer Indorama Ventures has launched a new 100% recycled polyethylene terephthalate (rPET) brand.

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Interleaving nanofibre veils for improved toughness

Revolution Fibres has collaborated with Mitsubishi Gas Chemical to develop a nanofibre interleaving veil for improving the toughness of carbon fibre composites.

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China’s booming automotive market presents opportunities for nonwovens producers

China is the world’s undisputed front-runner in the global car market, leading the way in both production and sales.

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Lantal’s lightest aircraft carpets yet

Highlights of Lantal Textiles’ stand at last month’s Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany, included the new Conceptual Forecast collection and the lightest carpets the Switzerland-based company has developed and qualified so far.

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Protective shields for electric vehicles

Freudenberg Performance Materials has developed a new kind of galvanic nonwoven and is working with sister company Freudenberg Sealing Technologies on new solutions for housings to protect the components of electric vehicles from disruptions caused by electromagnetic waves.

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Stuttgart showcase for interior materials, technologies and services

Automotive Interiors Expo 2019, to be held at Messe Stuttgart, Germany, from 21-23 May, offers visitors a complete line-up of exhibits showing the latest vehicle interior technologies and services designed to ensure the highest standards are met in terms of product quality, reliability, durability and safety.

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TFP launches next-generation nonwovens

Technical Fibre Products launched its range of next-generation surfacing and adhesive support veils at JEC World in March.

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European Commission announces fines

The European Commission (EC) has announced fines for car parts makers Autoliv and TRW (now acquired by ZF Friedrichshafen) for a cartel in the supply of airbags, seatbelts and steering wheels to the Volkswagen and BMW groups.

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New automotive ‘sandwich’ material presented

ThermHex Waben presented its lightweight Organosandwich semi-finished product at the Plastics in Automotive Engineering conference in Mannheim, Germany, from 3-4 April.

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